Engr. Benjie Dimaculangan is a graduate of Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of the Philippines in Diliman. He also finished Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering at the De La Salle University, where he completed his work on “Rotational Stiffness of Column Base of Steel Pipe Rack Structures”. He has more than 15 years of professional experience, mostly in the oil and gas industry, and has rotated into various functions in structural engineering, project controls, estimating, business development and project engineering management. Previously a faculty member of the University of the Philippines in Diliman, he is currently returning to the academe to pursue his interest in people development.
Engr. Erica Elice S. Uy graduated from De La Salle University in 2011 with a degree on Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering with specialization in Structural Engineering. Through the AUN/SEED-Net scholarship, she was able to pursue her Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering with specialization in Geotechnical Engineering at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand. She is interested in soil testing, constitutive modelling and creating prototypes that apply image processing as a tool for non-contact measurement.